Stocks fell sharply Monday, after a collapse in bailout talks intensified fears that Greece could be the first country to exit the eurozone.
For most seniors and especially retirees, insurance payments can seem like an unnecessary expense. But not in these five common scenarios.
Millennials are less likely than other age groups to show loyalty to their insurance companies, a finding that has insurers worried quite a bit.
A consumer advocacy group has filed a class-action lawsuit against Cigna saying a new policy discriminates against people with HIV and AIDS.
You could be overpaying or underprotected if you're not regularly reviewing your health insurance, life insurance, auto insurance and homeowners insurance.
Thirty years ago, insurance companies advised consumer to buy a policy to help cover retirement expenses. But now, even insurers think it's unaffordable.
Winter is bringing damage to snow and cars for many homeowners. Here are ways to speed up getting your claims resolved.
You'd think there would be a better way of protecting online accounts than using low-tech passwords. Unfortunately, there isn't.
Anthem warns U.S. customers about an email scam targeting members whose personal information was suspected to have been breached in a massive cyberattack.
The Good Hands people at Allstate have figured out a shady, possibly illegal, way to push up insurance rates, a consumer watchdog warns.
Links between hydraulic fracturing and earthquakes have homeowners looking closely at their insurance policies. The trend is clear in Oklahoma.
I'd love to offer my clients a safe investment that pays a good return - and that's what whole life insurance claims to be. But the numbers just don't jibe.
Too many people do not have adequate life insurance coverage. And the ones who do are not getting the best coverage at the best premiums, either.
Jakeabob's Bay was a thriving eatery on the Jersey shore where patrons took in gorgeous sunsets. But Jakeabob's won't live to see the second summer after Superstorm Sandy.
Berkshire Hathaway reports quarterly earnings rose 10 percent to nearly $5 billion as its insurance, rail and energy businesses generated major gains in the improving economy.
Many victims of Superstorm Sandy are finding their flood insurance checks are too small to cover their repairs, and advocates put much of the blame on inexperienced adjusters.
Here's a quick rundown from the world of business and economics this morning: the things you need to know, and some you'll just want to know
Walgreen is moving 120,000 employees to a private health insurance exchange from coverage provided directly from carriers.
About half the people who now buy their own health insurance would qualify for federal tax credits to offset rate shock, according to a new private study.
Does the web browser you use when you're shopping for car insurance impact how much it costs you? A new study suggests it might.
Berkshire Hathaway investors have two key questions for CEO Warren Buffett and vice chairman Charlie Munger -- but whether the answers are forthcoming remains to be seen.
Last year was the second most extreme weather year in U.S. history, and the corporate world is at last starting to realize that climate change could cost it a fortune.
On Thursday, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau filed complaints against four mortgage insurers who the CFPB claimed had paid millions in kickbacks to mortgage lenders.
America is getting older, and that demographic trend will challenge society in new ways. But it will also mean profit for businesses that offer what seniors want and need.